Point Lookout Lighthouse
Zadock W. Sturgis Documents
October 1, 1954 - November 30, 1956
Justification for keepers term of office. Click on the specific document ID to see the original document. Mr. Sturgis was assistant keeper ("Vice") from 01/26/1943 when he was transferred because of the stroke of Mr. Robert Fulcher.
|CPR-134-ZS||Oath of Office||11/13/1930||Oath of Office|
|CPR-117-ZS||US Coast Guard
|01/26/1943||Transfer from Cove Point to Point Lookout and promotion to Keeper at a salary of $1380 per annum. Acting Keeper listed as Herman Metivier, Robert Fulcher Vice to retire end of April.|
|CPR-116-ZS||Letter||02/04/1943||Proposed transfer to Point Lookout. The last sentence in item #2 indicates that "...Mr. Metivier who would still be in charge".|
|NA-80-45-1027||Keeper's Log||04/13/1945||Log entry, signed Z.W. Sturgis, Keeper, however, Mr. Metivier was the Officer in Charge with a Coast Guard Rank of BM1/C.|
|CPR-144-ZS||Request for Report on Loyalty Data||12/10/1947||June 21, 1943 stationed at Point Lookout.|
|CPR-129-ZS||Clinical Record||03/27/1956||Medical exam detailing physical problems, including heart disease.|
|CPR-59-ZS||Letter||06/21/1956||Retirement of Zadock Sturgis on disability. Names George Gatton who is in an "identical additional position" as successor.|
|CPR-153-ZS||Notification of Personnel Action||11/13/1956||Retirement effective 11/30/1956. Birth date: 03/21/1897. Twenty-six years, five months and five days of service.|
|CPR-101-ZS||Handwritten Letter||10/16/1973||Letter from Jack Sturgis, requesting insurance claim forms for his father, who died on October 11, 1973.|
Zadock Sturgis, far right.